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FZNT23 KWNM 060351
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1051 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER OVER THE FAR SE WATERS
WILL ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE LATE TONIGHT AND PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT NIGHT AND PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER
WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SUN NIGHT...PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK
MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW
WILL APPROACH FROM THE S MON NIGHT...PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK
LATE TUE...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL MOVE OFFSHORE WED...FOLLOWED THEN BY ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE
CENTER MOVING OFFSHORE WED NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.


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